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  1. Three Berea middle schoolers ask for help to perform at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WKYT

    It's quite an honor for three young central Kentucky singers chosen to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York, but they say if they can't raise some money in the next few days, they might not be able to go. "I love to sing, I can tell you that.

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  2. Mary Ann (Santimarino) McCauley, 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Review

    She was born in Weirton W.Va., a daughter of the late Fred and Helen Santimarino. Having lived much of her life in the East Liverpool, Wellsville and Chester area, and later 17 years in Berea, Kentucky, Mary Ann touched the lives of many around her.

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  3. Mary McCauleyRead the original story

    Monday | Morning Journal

    She was born in Weirton W.Va., the daughter of the late Fred and Helen Santimarino. She lived much of her life in the East Liverpool, Wellsville and Chester, W.Va., areas, and later 17 years in Berea, Ky.

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  4. It's Memorial Day...and I miss my Dad.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Daily Kos

    ... The New York Times Review of Books , and more. In order to be closer to their new grandchildren, Mom and Dad moved to Berea, Kentucky. Now, Berea is a remarkable town in many respects, but the "headline act" of Berea is undoubtedly Berea College ; ...

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  5. Fatal Crash in Rockcastle CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Kentucky State Police

    ... on I-75 southbound at the 71 mile marker in Rockcastle County Kentucky. I-75 is closed and being rerouted from I-75 in Berea (South) via US25 to Mount Vernon. Six Commercial Vehicles and one passenger car is involved. Two People are dead at this ...

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  6. KSP Investigates Collision in Madison CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Kentucky State Police

    The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, is investigating a single vehicle collision that happened around 11:30 a.m. yesterday morning, on HWY 21, just west of Berea. The initial investigation has revealed that Jeffrey Grider, 52 years old of Berea, was driving a 2007 Ford Escape east on HWY-21 toward Berea, when he drove off the left side of the road and struck a culvert.

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  7. Southbound I-75 in Rockcastle County reopens following deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | WKYT

    ... domino effect, each truck bouncing into another." Southbound traffic was being detoured on US 25 for much of Tuesday. Berea police say traffic on that road was heavy and slow moving for hours. Southbound I-75 reopened around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, but ...

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  8. Iowa City advances to sweet 16 in Outside ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | WMT-AM Cedar Rapids

    IOWA CITY HAS ADVANCED TO THE SWEET 16 OF OUTSIDE MAGAZINE'S BEST TOWNS COMPETITION. AFTER TOPPING KANSAS CITY IN THE FIRST ROUND....VOTERS SELECTED IOWA CITY OVER BEREA, KENTUCKY IN THE SECOND ROUND AND WILL NOW TAKE ON SPEARFISH, SOUTH DAKOTA.

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  9. One Tank TripsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Instead of expensive airline tickets or wasted travel days on the front and end of a vacation - why not have two more days of fun right here near home! LEX18 brings you "One Tank Trips" where you can fill your tank and still explore new places! Let the fun begin with a day trip to local tourist sites, art venues, historical local towns, exciting watering holes and fun activities such as horseback riding, concerts, hiking, water skiing, boating or visiting museums. Berea is home to a thriving population of weavers, instrument makers, furniture artisans, jewelry designers, glass workers, potters, painters, sculptors, and musicians.

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  10. Medical Condition May Have Caused Deadly Madison County CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WKYT

    A medical condition may have caused a crash Tuesday afternoon in Madison County. Kentucky State Police say a driver with a medical condition was found dead at the crash scene on Paint Lick Road, west of Berea near Emmanuel Baptist Church.

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  11. KSP Arrests Madison County Employee with Forgery and TheftRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Kentucky State Police

    ... for an investigation into some missing property. As a result of the investigation, Tamara Phelps, 54 years old of Berea, was arrested and charged with sixty counts of Forgery 1st Degree and one count of Theft by Unlawful Taking over $10,000. Phelps ...

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  12. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... . Those voters may also register to vote and update voter registration for future elections online at the same site. BEREA (AP) - A Madison County Emergency Management worker has been accused of stealing nearly $34,000 worth of property and ...

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  13. Madison Co. EMA employee charged with forging signatures on over $33,900 worth of purchasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | WKYT

    ... contacted by the Madison County Emergency Management Agency to look into some missing property. Tamara Phelps, 54, of Berea was arrested Thursday and charged with sixty counts of Forgery 1st Degree and one count of Theft by Unlawful Taking over ...

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  14. Heavy Hail Causes Damage In Madison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... hail to Madison County. Resident Billy Bales says the noise was terrifying. He says his family was watching TV in his Berea home Saturday night when they heard the hail crashing down on his roof. He got everyone to a safe place when he thought the ...

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  15. Elizabeth Worley to demonstrate basketry at Kentucky Artisan CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Floyd County Times

    On Saturday, May 2, Elizabeth Worley, of Lexington, will demonstrate reed basketry from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea. Worley creates contrasting colors in her baskets by using walnut hulls and commercial basket dyes to turn the naturally blond reed to brown, red, green and blue.

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  16. Anna C. Junkin, nurseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    Anna C. Junkin, a former OB/GYN nurse who later with her husband became partners in the Flaming Pit restaurant, died Friday at Lorien Mays Chapel of complications from a stroke. She was 89. The daughter of Kelly Edward Clair, a coal miner and farmer, and Emma Carolyn Swango Clair, a homemaker, Anna Elizabeth Clair was born and raised in Berea, Ky., where she graduated from high school in 1943.

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  17. Local Police & FireRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2015 | The Republic

    ... of marijuana, 1:56a a.m., by the Columbus Police Department, held in lieu of $3,500 bond. Gary R. Shear, 22, Berea, Kentucky, Bartholomew County warrant, 2:12a p.m., by the Bartholomew County Sheriff's Department, held in lieu of $7,500 bond. Jason ...

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  18. LITTLE, Charles StrattonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | Dayton Daily News

    News Death Notice LITTLE, Charles Stratton Age 89, died at Oak Creek Terrace Care Facility on April 17, 2015 after an extended illness. Born November 19, 1925, in Vicco, Kentucky to Johnny and Lucy Mae Little, he attended Berea High School in Berea, Kentucky until age 18. He enlisted in the United States Navy in January of 1944.

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  19. Victim Of Road Rage Incident Involving NFL Player Suing For Emotional DistressRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... vehicle driven by James Davis. As the situation escalated, Charles pulled a gun and pointed it at Davis several times. Berea police pulled Charles over a short time later and charged him with wanton endangerment. Charles pleaded guilty and was ...

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  20. Lexington car dealership raising money for flood victim's familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | WKYT

    A Lexington business is raising money to help cover funeral costs for a co-worker killed in this week's flooding. Eugene Wren died Tuesday when his car became submerged in a creek off Paint Lick Road in Berea.

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